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Wellbeing

Leading out of lockdown: Seven strategies to support your team’s wellbeing

- August 27, 2021 8 MIN READ

While physical isolation is a highly effective strategy to stop the virus from spreading the resulting separation, loneliness and disconnection from our working world and other people is hard for many to cope with, writes coaching and leadership expert, Simon Popley. Covid has negatively impacted the mental health and wellbeing of millions of people, the… Read more »

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Opinion

It’s not us it’s you: when you think you’re a good leader but your team says otherwise

- April 30, 2021 3 MIN READ

“People don’t change jobs, they change leaders,” says Stephen Scott. And with a career spanning two decades’ in leadership roles at the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) before dedicating his life to consulting and writing about leadership best practice, he’s seen it many times before. And we’re not just talking about the need for a… Read more »

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Opinion

Why we need to adopt a new way of thinking

- October 5, 2020 2 MIN READ

COVID-19 has tested leadership in unimaginable ways and created change that is here to stay. Leaders who can stay level-headed, emphasize clarity, motivate a team, act decisively and quickly amidst uncertainty and risk are better placed for survival and reinvention, writes Sharon Williams, Founder and CEO, Taurus Marketing. Be honest if you want to instil… Read more »

Features

Leadership in turbulent times: How to lead amidst a frightening pandemic

- April 12, 2020 3 MIN READ

Whether you’re a self-employed contractor or business owner, now is the time to call upon emotional intelligence and leverage it in your favour to help you survive the coronavirus crisis, writes business coach and leadership mentor, Daniel Tolson What is Emotional Intelligence and How Does it Differ from Social Intelligence? What is emotional intelligence though?… Read more »

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The benefits of selfishness

- December 13, 2019 3 MIN READ

We live in a world where we now constantly strive to put others first and think outside of our inner circle to understand what we can do for the betterment of others and the planet. However Josephine Otim, a sought after change management specialist, suggests sometimes putting yourself first can benefit everyone. “You do your… Read more »

Experts

5 ways women can empower themselves in authentic leadership

- March 7, 2018 3 MIN READ

Communication coach Sylvia Puentes is encouraging women in business to find their voice this International Women’s Day and become a leader of change. Around the world, the rise of women is undeniable. From the Women’s March and the #MeToo movement, to the flurry of women being elected to lead their country (such as in Iceland,… Read more »